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All reviews nice square monte carlo old town palace square uphill walk souvenir shops self guided tour palace visit both sides worth a visit palace guards narrow streets stunning views harbour prince tourists rooms
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Reviewed 29 November 2018 via mobile

Looks spectacular, well maintained palace. Lovely view to the MC harbour. We were there for the changing guards at 11:55am.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Mikethepipes
Reviewed 27 November 2018

This is a lovely square bordered by the Prince's Palace, the military barracks, and other beautiful buildings. The square is high up so views of Monaco below are wonderful.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Sue M
Reviewed 12 October 2018

very much value for money and enjoyed the tour complete with hand held audio guide. Well worth the entrance fee but disappointed the car collection museum is not here but located down the hill in the city.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Karen B
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

Loved this square with its beautiful buildings including the palace. Lovely viewing platform across the city , France and Italy . Plenty of room for the visitors and food and gift shops too.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank karenm642
Reviewed 23 September 2018

A downer for us is that photography is not permitted. The rooms are so elegant and impressive, it takes more than a tour to digest it all. The sumptuous fabrics on the walls and ornately detailed furnishings are in the style of Louis the XIV...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank on_the_go_98765
Reviewed 31 August 2018

We visited the area and visited the Prince’s Palace. We tried to go inside but apparently you can only see the exterior. I should have figured that when we saw the palace guards. It’s a decent looking building but thought it would be more ornate...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Daniel A
Reviewed 13 August 2018

There are many views here at many different angles. A single subject can be photographed at multi-angles and you will still have great picture.s Also ready your camera for the Changing of the Guard. Videos or photos will capture the moments well. Welcome yourself to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank highfivesix
Reviewed 9 August 2018

This is the main square in Old Monaco. It was loaded with people when we went but it was still a nice stop.

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank CGin23
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

This large courtyard, basically, is situated in front of the Prince's Palace. It has great views over the harbour and much of Monaco. Great photo ops. There are a number of interesting buildings nearby and three narrow streets running off the square. Well worth exploring....More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank gfsc5
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

The view alone is worth the visit. Monaco is a Warren of buildings built on a mountain with hardly a straight road in sight. Here you see the old town, the palace and this amazing view of Monaco and the sea on the other side.

Date of experience: August 2018
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beachykeen09
15 August 2018|
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Response from 314peter | Reviewed this property |
You can buy it on the day. Please buy the combined ticket which is for the palace and Oceanography museum. Some rooms are usually being restored so you see only a small section and it is quite a quick walk through but... More
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DrHarshil
20 September 2016|
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Response from Tunisian_sailor | Reviewed this property |
Best time to go 15 minutes before noon as it is the guard changing times
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Suzy H
3 October 2015|
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Response from adel a | Reviewed this property |
It is free of charge to visit .
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